There are 3 ways to get from Danbury to New York by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Danbury, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal

$14 - $21

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Danbury to South Norwalk Danbury
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to Grand Central New Haven / ...

$15 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Danbury to New York 65.7 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Danbury, CT, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Danbury to New York hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Danbury to New York via South Norwalk in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Danbury to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$13 - $19
At station
$9 - $14
Train from South Norwalk to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$6 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$7 - $8
Onboard
$10 - $14
At station
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Danbury, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Danbury to New York?

The distance between Danbury and New York is 87 km. The road distance is 105 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Danbury to New York?

The cheapest way to get from Danbury to New York is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Danbury to New York?

The quickest way to get from Danbury to New York is to drive which takes 1 h 13 min and costs $6 - $10.

Is there a direct train between Danbury and New York?

No, there is no direct train from Danbury to New York. However, there are services departing from Danbury and arriving at Grand Central via South Norwalk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

Is there a direct bus between Danbury and New York?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Danbury, CT and arriving at New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Danbury to New York?

The bus from Danbury, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal takes 1 h 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.